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Memorial Closed Youth Work Center Torgau

"I was born a human and want to get out of here a human too!"

Memorial "Geschlossener Jugendwerkhof" Torgau © Andreas Matthes

The Closed Youth Work Centre memorial documents the history of the Closed Youth Work Cetre in Torgau and commemorates, at its authentic location, the GDR youth welfare organisation's only closed disciplining facility and the more than 4,000 teenagers it housed.

Tours are available on request.

 - Visitor bathroom available


location Memorial Closed Youth Work Center Torgau
Fischerdörfchen 15
04860 Torgau
phone +49 (0)3421 714203
fax +49 (0)3421 776641
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Parking area , Bathroom